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The Award database is continually updated throughout the year. As a result, data for FY19 is not expected to be complete until April, 2020.

  1. Development of a protein drug for pancreatic cancer treatment

    SBC: ProDa BioTech L.L.C.            Topic: NCI

    Abstract Pancreatic cancers are devastating diseases with five year survival rate less than Currently there is no effective treatment for advanced disease One major barrier to efficacy of anti tumor therapeutics is the dense desmoplastic stromal response Evidence suggests that cancer associated pancreatic stellate cells CAPaSC produce the stromal collagen The ECM laid down by CAPaSC is c ...

    STTR Phase I 2017 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  2. Developing a Nutraceutical Product against Noise Induce Hearing Loss

    SBC: GATEWAY BIOTECHNOLOGY, INC.            Topic: NIDCD

    PROJECT SUMMARY The most common occupational and environmental hazard in this country is noise Itandapos s not surprising then that noise induced hearing loss NIHL is the second most common form of sensorineural hearing deficit behind only age related hearing loss presbycusis Although therapeutics that target the free radical pathway have shown promise for reducing NIHL there are no effe ...

    STTR Phase I 2017 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  3. Monoclonal lamprey VLR antibodies specific for mucin type O linked glycan core structures

    SBC: Novab, Inc.            Topic: 300

    PROJECT SUMMARY We will develop and commercialize to the research community a new class of glycan specific binding reagents that incorporate the recognition function of variable lymphocyte receptors VLRs the antigen receptors of the adaptive immune system of jawless vertebrates lamprey and hagfish Such reagents are essential to detecting localizing quantifying and establishing biological ...

    STTR Phase I 2017 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  4. Preventing Vascular Complications in Type Diabetes Muscle Metabolic Monitoring

    SBC: Infrared Rx, Inc.            Topic: NIDDK

    Project Summary Abstract While much has been accomplished in managing hyperglycemia morbidity and mortality in patients with type diabetes T D often results from cardiovascular complications Evidence suggests peripheral artery disease and skeletal muscle mitochondrial dysfunction One reason is the lack of reliable tools to characterize skeletal muscle microcirculation and mitochondrial capa ...

    STTR Phase I 2017 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  5. Development of Fibrin Specific Nuclear Probe to Reduce LVAD Adverse Events

    SBC: CAPELLA IMAGING, LLC            Topic: NHLBI

    Despite the myriad major advances in cardiology the prognosis for patients with severe medically refractive heart failure HF is exceedingly poor Approximately deaths occur annually in patients with HF who have endured an impaired quality of life often accompanied by significant economic and personal losses due to recurrent hospitalizations At least of these deaths were directl ...

    STTR Phase I 2017 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  6. Small molecule therapy for metastatic prostate cancer

    SBC: MetCure Therapeutics LLC            Topic: 102

    Enzalutamide resistance is a major obstacle in the treatment of metastatic castration resistant prostate cancer mCRPC Recently we developed a small molecule lead compound GH and demonstrated its potent activity against bone metastatic prostate cancer cells In this Phase I STTR application we hypothesize that GH is a novel lead compound with nanomolar potency against enzalutamide resist ...

    STTR Phase I 2017 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  7. Develop a new cisplatin based drug combination with reduced ototoxicity

    SBC: GATEWAY BIOTECHNOLOGY, INC.            Topic: NIDCD

    PROJECT SUMMARY In spite of recent new drug developments platinum based drugs such as cisplatin are still widely used to treat solid organ malignancies Besides its limited efficacy serious side effects have been associated with the use of cisplatin such as bilateral and irreversible hearing loss In the cochlea cisplatin can trigger the production of reactive oxygen species and activate sev ...

    STTR Phase I 2017 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  8. Engineering probiotics to biosynthesize natural substances for microbiome brain research

    SBC: HGG Research LLC            Topic: R

    PROJECT SUMMARY To advance microbiome brain studies the general goals of this collaborative proposal are to provide services to research community by engineering probiotics e g E coli Nissle EcN Bifidobacteria longum Lactobacillus plantarum to biosynthesize various naturally occurring chemicals as prebiotic probiotic conjugates which will be marketed as important laboratory agents ...

    STTR Phase I 2017 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  9. ErythroMer Nanoscale Bio Synthetic Red Cell Substitute

    SBC: Kalocyte Inc            Topic: NHLBI

    PROJECT SUMMARY There is need for an artificial oxygen O carrier to substitute for banked blood in settings where stored blood is unavailable pre hospital care transport austere environments undeveloped countries or undesirable transfusion risk exceeds benefit To address this need we developed ErythroMer EM a first in class nano cyte blood substitute EM is a deformable ...

    STTR Phase I 2017 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  10. Large Scale Preparation of Natural Glycans

    SBC: Natglycan, LLC            Topic: 400

    Project Summary Abstract The two major obstacles to progress in glycomics relative to proteomics and genomics are the lack of simple robust and automated methods for determining glycan structures and for synthesis of glycans The net result of this situation is an overall lack of defined glycans for use in functional studies and for use as standards in structural analysis Significant effort has ...

    STTR Phase I 2017 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health

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